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Predecessor Employer Defeats Proposed Class Action Challenging Spin Off’s Decision to Cut Benefits

USA - July 13 2021 In Bellon v. PPG Emp. Life & Other Benefits Plan, PPG Industries, Inc. & the PPG Plan Administrator, the Northern District of West Virginia recently…

René E. Thorne

New City of Chicago Ordinance Gives Right to Return to Hotel Workers Laid Off During Pandemic

USA - June 25 2021 As the hotel industry recovers, the City of Chicago has enacted a “Right to Return to Work” ordinance. The ordinance, which is effective on June 25…

James D. Thomas

The Challenge of Hiring and Retaining Skilled Manufacturing Employees

USA - November 10 2020 As the number of workers in the manufacturing industry aged 55 and older continues to increase, the ability of manufacturing employers to fill open…

James M. Stone

Illinois Releases Model Training Program for Prevention of Sexual Harassment

USA - April 30 2020 The Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR) has released a model training program meeting the requirements of the Illinois Human Rights Act (IHRA)…

Patrick J. Rocks

Illinois Enacts Workplace Harassment Law, Creating New and Expanded Obligations for Employers

USA - August 12 2019 Employers in Illinois will have new obligations related to employment contracts, training, and agency oversight under a wide-ranging bill signed by…

Katherine S. Bailey, Patrick J. Rocks